Drop&Fly

The compact, secure, new-fit bag drop unit  

Overview

SITA Drop&Fly is the state-of-the-art bag drop solution for airlines, airports and ground handlers who want to equip their new departure terminals or refurbish existing terminals with technology of the future. It's modern and fully enclosed new-fit design replaces traditional check-in counters and enables passengers to check-in their luggage in a safe and easy manner.

It complies with the need for more terminal capacity, lower operational costs and a better passenger experience. Better still, Drop&Fly is fully modular. Just pick and choose the most convenient set-up:

  • One-step, two-step or combined bag drop process
  • Agent-assisted, self-service or a combination of both
  •  Dedicated, multi-airline, or common-use bag drop
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Drop&Fly Use cases
- 182 kb

40%

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Smart BagDrop

Smart BagDrop

Checking in baggage can be stressful for passengers. The good news is that with the right bag drop solution, every journey can get off to a great start. Find out how.
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How it helps

Drop&Fly promises a safe and secure self bag drop area for all passengers with its fully enclosed design features. A sliding door and advanced sensors prevent tampering and intrusion of unauthorized objects. It is fully customizable to the individual needs of the airport and is equipped with technology like payment, baggage facing cameras, and more.  

Its hybrid functionality enables a switch from self-service to an agent-assisted mode in a matter of seconds.

Key features

  • Drop&Fly is equipped with an integrated scanner to ensure only conveyable bags with a readable bag tag enter are accepted
  • Drop&Fly seamlessly integrates with SITA SmartPath, our solution for 100% secure self service based on a biometric single token
  • Live status and notifications on all bag drop units for ground agents through innovative mobile app
  • Real-time statistics to analyze trends and generate dashboard reports
  • Document reader to scan boarding pass and passport
  • Common-use payment for excess baggage fees
  • Common-use bag drop via CUWS or CUSS
  • Drop&Fly frame can be delivered in a range of colors to match airport interiors

Benefits

  • Manage passenger flow 24/7 and during peaks
  • Proven experience of integration of Drop&Fly with existing airline and airport systems 
  • Enhanced passenger experience
  • Easy maintenance – fast access for a quick fix with maintenance modules
  • Higher airside revenue because of shorter queues
  • Various product options and hardware configurations available.
  • Intuitive and passenger focused

Why us?

Our experience in bag drop, solid project management and global local support makes SITA your ideal partner. No other supplier has a dedicated Center of Excellence and the industry knowledge that supports a swift and seamless deployment of SITA BagDrop into your existing airport and airline infrastructure.

Industry experience

  • We are the most experienced supplier with more than 55 airlines connected to SITA BagDrop at over 40 airports worldwide
  • We launched the world’s first single hardware common-use desks that can quickly switch from self-service bag drop mode to full-service traditional counters

Global presence and support

  • Our local presence and global 24/7 support makes SITA the perfect partner for your bag drop requirements

Great design

  • Drop&Fly is awarded with two prestigious design awards, proving that high quality design and functionality can co-exist
  • Easy and intuitive
  • Various product options and hardware configurations available

Easy maintenance

  • Easy troubleshooting with the maintenance module for hosts and maintenance staff

End-to-end support

  • Not just hard and software deployment and integration but our service also includes  signage, instructional videos and ground staff training

Future proof

  • The smart design fits all current and future technologies for a seamless and secure passenger experience

 

SITA Global Services

This product is supported by SITA Global Services (SGS) which provides you with global business continuity through a flexible service model. Our monitoring service ensures your IT systems are reliable and available, around the clock, around the world.

Our experts proactively monitor your infrastructure, identifying and resolving problems often before they impact your services.

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Drop&Fly Use cases
- 182 kb

40%

reduction in operational costs

Smart BagDrop

Smart BagDrop

Checking in baggage can be stressful for passengers. The good news is that with the right bag drop solution, every journey can get off to a great start. Find out how.
Read more
  • Improve passenger experience with Drop&Fly, a state-of-the-art self bag drop solution for airport equipping a new departure terminal or refurbishing an existing terminal with the bag drop technology of the future.

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Drop&Fly

Lower your operational costs and offer a better travel experience with SITA Drop&Fly, our state-of-the-art new-fit bag drop unit. 
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Smart BagDrop

Checking in baggage can be stressful for passengers. The good news is that with the right bag drop solution, every journey can get off to a great start. Find out how.
Read more
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SITA BagDrop – A great start to every journey

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Checking in baggage can be stressful for passengers. A bad first impression can set the tone for the whole airport experience. The good news is that with the right bag drop solution, every journey can get off to a great start. Find out more about SITA BagDrop.
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